8 Best Parks and Playgrounds In The Highlands Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Parks and Playgrounds In The Highlands

We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in The Highlands in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 8 The Highlands parks and playgrounds to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the parks and playgrounds we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Invermoriston Falls

Invermoriston Falls

  • Invermoriston
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Invermoriston Falls are a major draw for the area, with stunning views to be had all round. There is a fairly short walk on even terrain from the...

Outside view of Armadale Castle and Grounds in Isle of Skye

Armadale Castle and Grounds

  • Isle of Skye
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Armadale Castle and Grounds The 20,000-acre Clan Donald Skye highland estate is home to the Armadale Castle Ruins surrounded by a 40 acres woodland g...

Girl on Abriachan Trails

Abriachan Trails

  • Abriachan
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

It's wild and isolated during most of the Abriachan Trails, but hey: that's why they like it! A proper adventure hike of semi epic proportions this 3...

Lake at Whin Park in Inverness

Whin Park

  • Inverness
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Amongst it's other delights, Whin Park boasts 4 separate adventure play areas within it's confines and the fun physical play equipment includes zip l...

Tree at Inverewe Garden and Estate in Poolewe

Inverewe Garden and Estate

  • Poolewe
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Inverewe Garden and Estate Inverewe Garden and Estate is a huge Garden but with a difference! Flowers, plants, shrubs and trees from all over the wor...

River Ness by Ness Islands Walk in Inverness

Ness Islands Walk

  • Inverness
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Although within the city, the Ness Islands could easily be a million miles from it and offers a unique and serene family trip destination for those w...

Lake at Faerie Glen in Isle of Skye

Faerie Glen

  • Isle of Skye
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Faerie Glen A bizarre and delightful miniature landscape of grassy, cone-shaped hills, the Faerie Glen is a beautiful and sweetly atmospheric spot gu...

Clothes on tree at Culloden Wood in Inverness

Culloden Wood

  • Inverness
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Culloden Wood offers an ideal site for a family ramble, with way marked trails offering either a 3km trip including several local landmarks or a much...

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